Member Profile

Miss Heather Thompson TEP, Full Member i

'TEP' status denotes full membership of STEP and is the top level of STEP membership. TEPs are fully qualified practitioners with proven qualifications and experience. They can use the letters 'TEP' after their name. TEPs must adhere to STEP's Code of Professional Conduct.

Higgs & Johnson
PO Box N-3247
Ocean Centre, Montagu Foreshore
East Bay Street
Nassau
New Providence
Bahamas

E: hthompson@higgsjohnson.com
T: +1 242 502 5200
Website: www.higgsjohnson.com

Profession:
Lawyer/Solicitor/Attorney / Will Writer
Practice Area:
Charity formation/administration, Compliance/regulation, Cross-border estates, Elderly and vulnerable clients, Estate planning/administration, Family office, Philanthropy, Trust planning/administration, Wills and probate
Branch/Chapter:
STEP Bahamas
Committees:
STEP Directory Editorial Board
Special Interest Groups:
Cross-Border Estates | International Client | Mental Capacity

I am Of Counsel at Higgs & Johnson in The Bahamas with extensive experience in international trust and company administration that gives me a unique perspective in counselling individual and corporate clients on the creation of trusts and ownership structures. I provide advice to trust companies on the development of new services and issues arising in trust administration. My practice includes wills, applications for probate, estates administration, foundations, private trust companies, executive entities, issues in company law and international commercial contracts. I am a founding member and past chairperson of STEP (Bahamas) and a former member of STEP's Council.